!!Chapter One
* Sealand asks Finland if he can get the new ''VideoGame/CallOfDuty'' expansion pack while he's out.
* One of the pirates asks England if a Los Angeles vs. Dallas Mavericks game is on and another pirate asks if it's taco night at [[Manga/{{Bleach}} Taco Aizen]].
* The Music/RickyMartin song "She Bangs" plays in the background as France tries to attack Nami.
* One of England's imaginary friends is PeterPan.
* England sings the song "Shrooms" by Music/TheLonelyIsland when he realizes that only he can see his imaginary friends.
* Another Lonely Island song being sung - France and Spain sing "Punch You in the Jeans" as they punch Denmark [[ItMakesSenseInContext in the jeans]].
* England tells Spain and France to walk to Burger King after accidentally leaving them behind at the Nordics' house.
* America watches the original ''Film/RepoTheGeneticOpera'' when he gets word that Sealand was kidnapped.

!!Chapter Two
* The title is a reference to [=McLovin=]' from ''Film/{{Superbad}}''. America even brings up a fake I.D. with the name McLovin' on it at the end of the chapter.
* ''WebVideo/YuGiOhTheAbridgedSeries'' is refrenced when Spandam and Fukurou say the most famous lines of Seto Kaiba and Rebecca Hawkins' satanic teddy bear ("Screw the rules, I have money", and "Your mother plays Card Games in Hell", respectively).
* England asks the CP9 "[[Film/PiratesOfTheCaribbeanTheCurseOfTheBlackPearl Why is the rum always gone]]?"
* Kalifa suggests that England and Thierry go on ''Celebrity Rehab''.
* Kondo references ''Series/{{Reno 911}}'' when he dresses in short-shorts like Lt. Dangle.
* One of the boy bands is Yo-I from the Korean manhwa ''Chocolat'', and the other boy band is named "[[Anime/EurekaSeven Gekkostate]]."
* It is mentioned that Renji used to work at Taco Bell.
* The songs Gekkostate plan on performing include "[[TheSimpsons Yvan eht Nioj]]", "[[Manga/{{Gintama}} Chome Chome]]", "[[Anime/PantyAndStockingWithGarterbelt D City Rock]]", "[[VideoGame/{{Touhou}} Marisa Stole the Precious Thing]]", "Like a Boss", "[[MemeticMutation the Bed Intruder Song", "Mommy and Daddy Song", "the Double Rainbow Song]]", "[[Manga/OnePiece Bink's Saké]]", "[[Music/WeirdAlYankovic The Weird Al Show's Theme Song, "Jerry Springer]]", "[[Manga/SoulEater Excalibur's Song]], the Franchise/{{Pokemon}} theme song, "[[WebVideo/YuGiOhTheAbridgedSeries Brooklyn Rage", "Leather Pants]]", "[[VideoGame/DanceDanceRevolution Love Love Shine", "Butterfly]]", "[[Music/LadyGaga Bad Romance]]", "Milkshake", "Hollaback Girl", "California Gurls", "[[Music/{{Kesha}} We R Who We R, "Take it Off]]", "[[Manga/KOn Don't Say "Lazy"]]", "[[Manga/OuranHighSchoolHostClub Sakura Kiss]]", "[[Manga/LuckyStar Motteke Sailor Fuku]]", "[[Manga/AzumangaDaioh Soramimi Cake]]", "I'm on a Boat", "Jizz in my Pants", and "[[ComicBook/ScottPilgrim I am Sad, so Very, Very Sad]]". Out of all of the songs, "I am Sad, so Very, Very Sad" is the only one sung by Gekkostate.
* E-wan and E-soh sing [[WebVideo/YuGiOhTheAbridgedSeries Yugi vs Jaden Rap Battle]] before all three male members of Yo-I (E-wan, E-soh, and Eung-Sun) sing [[Anime/EurekaSeven Shounen Heart]].

!!Chapter Three
* The Music/DropkickMurphys song "I'm Shipping Up to Boston" plays just before Poland makes his introduction to England and his pirate crew.
* Poland sings "Paparazzi" by Music/LadyGaga.
* Heathcliffe assumes that Poland doesn't listen to Music/{{Blink 182}}, therfore, making Poland an enemy of Heathcliffe.
* Lithuania works at Barnes and Noble selling Nook e-readers.
* America compares Lithuania's job at Barnes and Noble to a job at Wal-mart.
* Club [[TengaToppaGurrenLagann Team Dai Gurren]] has an area called "[[VideoGame/{{Beatmania IIDX}} Resort Anthem]]".
* America thinks Sealand got kidnapped by SelfDemonstrating/TheJoker, [[Franchise/HarryPotter Voldemort]], or [[VideoGame/FinalFantasyVII Sephiroth]]. Sephiroth makes a brief cameo right after America mentions him.
* [[WebVideo/YuGiOhTheAbridgedSeries Seto and Mokuba Kaiba]] make a cameo right after Sephiroth's cameo.
* America makes a refrence to ''Webcomic/AnsemRetort'' when he notes that "Resort Anthem" sounds like "Ansem Retort".

!!Chapter Four
* Other people in the lounge include [[Manga/FairyTail Lucy, Gray, Natsu, Erza]], [[LightNovel/{{Baccano}} Firo, and Ennis]].
* Yoko makes a reference to the "Punch You in the Jeans" scene from chapter one.
* The Capricorn Pirates sing "Pump It" by Music/TheBlackEyedPeas.
* Kamina calls Heathcliffe a Music/MarilynManson reject.
* Kamina also makes reference to the internet meme [[MemeticMutation Dynamic Entry]].
* Sealand asks England if he could watch ''Manga/FullmetalAlchemist''.
* England refrences the music artists/bands Music/LadyGaga, Music/TheBeatles, and Music/SexPistols.
* England makes Sealand watch either ''Franchise/PiratesOfTheCaribbean'' or ''Anime/OnePieceStrongWorld'' if Sealand wanted to watch a movie. Instead, Sealand wanted to watch ''Film/{{Superbad}}''.
* Sealand eventually plays ''Pokémon''.

!!Chapter Five
* Sweden mentioned to America that he watched the Water Seven/Enies Lobby arc of One Piece.
* Sealand plays on a Nintendo DS.
* Music/LadyGaga and Music/TheBlackEyedPeas songs are referenced by Yuki-Rin and Kazuma.
* Sealand and the Capricorn Pirates sing [[WebVideo/PotterPuppetPals The Mysterious Ticking Noise]].
* An Xbox 360 is one of the items in Sealand's room.
* Natsu finds a talking suit of armor [[Manga/FullmetalAlchemist that asks him if he has seen his brother, Ed, anywhere. Natsu then says that he didn't see a short person named Ed anywhere]].
* America finds a boxset of the anime ''Anime/SerialExperimentsLain'' in Sealand's closet.
* The search party gains blueprints and plugsuits for the Dynamo robot from ''WesternAnimation/ThePowerpuffGirls''.
* Alfred says, "Winning, duh!", which is a reference to Creator/CharlieSheen.

!!Chapter Six
* America and Lithuania discuss the matter with Sealand at hand in front of Starbucks.
* The book Lithuania's book club reads is ''Literature/TheJoyLuckClub''.
* America's line, "So, Toris, are you feeling like searching for a shota kidnapped pirates or reading another Asian romance novel?", references two other fanfics by Oxenstierna D. Yuki-Rin, ''FanFic/GeishasOfWinter'' and ''FanFic/ScottPilgrimVsSnowFlowerAndTheSecretHallPass'', which are parodies of Asian romance novels set in Asia (mainly China) or major Asian-American neighbothoods in the U.S.
* The search party goes to Hueco Mundo Casino Resort, which brings up some references to ''Manga/{{Bleach}}''.
* The Capricorn Pirates sing two songs by Music/TheBlackEyedPeas - "My Humps" and "Let's Get it Started".
* Yuki-Rin and Heathcliffe make references to the upcoming Flogging Molly and Panic! At the Disco albums.
* Poland sings "Love Game" by Music/LadyGaga.
* Isabella remarks that watching the History Channel documentary miniseries America: The Story of Us is more exciting than battling Poland.
* During the "Love Game" music number, Poland dances like [[Anime/MacrossFrontier Ranka Lee]], leading Kida to tell Poland that he is not Ranka Lee.
* Kamina quotes the exact anime he stars in by saying, "[[MemeticMutation Kicking logic out and doing the impossible]]."

!!Chapter Seven
* The Capricorn Pirates sing the Music/SpiceGirls song "Spice Up Your Life". During that montage, Kazuma holds up a sign that says, "I wasted my manliness for this? Now I will never be in ''VideoGame/SengokuBasara''."
* America sings the Music/KatyPerry songs "California Gurls" and "Teenage Dream".
* Switzerland mentions that he is making food for [[VideoGame/FinalFantasyVII Rufus Shinra's]] bake sale, which was mentioned a few chapters back.
* The [[{{Tearjerker}} very heartbreaking]] Manga/OnePiece opening "One Day" briefly plays in the background as Prussia tries to get Switzerland to help out with finding Sealand.
* Prussia's part of the search party ends up at Burger King.
* Prussia tries to convince the gang to go to [[Manga/{{Gintama}} Yoshiwara]]. He even references the two villains of both Yoshiwara arcs - Housen and Jiraia.

!!Chapter Eight
* The Capricorn Pirates and America sing Music/TheBlackEyedPeas song "Imma Be".
* Canada gets shot with a [[Manga/KatekyoHitmanReborn Dying Will Bullet]].
* During the scene in 7-11, America and [[Manga/{{Naruto}} Shikamaru]] chat about the Dallas Cowboys.

!!Chapter Nine
* America jokes that he will sail on the Queen Anne's Revenge as punishment for hanging out with the enemy. The Queen Anne's Revenge was Blackbeard's ship. It is also a song by Flogging Molly, the authoress' favorite band.
* America tells Sweden that he, Canada, and Prussia will be at the coffee shop faster than you can say "IKEA".
* [[Manga/AzumangaDaioh Yomi]] is a waitress at the coffee shop.
* [[MemeticMutation The Game]] is referenced.
* Thor plays VideoGame/DanceDanceRevolution.
* After Romano closes the door on the Sket-dan, Switch pulls out a box of Girl Scout cookies (Samoas, to be exact).

!!Chapter Ten
* The chapter title ("The Sweet, Far, Literal Escape Thing") references the third book of the Literature/GemmaDoyle trilogy, "The Sweet, Far Thing", and the Gwen Stefani song "The Sweet Escape", which is sung in the chapter.
* Gilbert tells Roderich and Elizabeta that he is [[ComicBook/ScottPilgrim going to go pee due to boredom]].
* During the music montage to "The Sweet Escape", Gilbert almost gets runs over by [[Manga/AzumangaDaioh Miss Yukari]].
* [[Anime/CodeGeass Kallen]] makes a cameo as a person working at a mattress store.
* Gilbert evades Elizabeta by going into an anime con and trying to blend in with ''Manga/OnePiece'', ''Music/{{Vocaloid}}'', ''Manga/{{Bleach}}'', ''Manga/BlackButler'', ''Manga/{{Naruto}}'', ''Manga/DeathNote'', ''Manga/AxisPowersHetalia'', and ''Franchise/{{Pokemon}}'' cosplayers.
* [[Manga/LuckyStar Konata]] makes a cameo and she is cosplaying as LightNovel/HaruhiSuzumiya.
* Roderich, Elizabeta, and Gilbert watch ''Film/DivineSecretsOfTheYaYaSisterhood''.
* Matthew thanks ComicBook/ScottPilgrim for being recognized.
* Firo lists some of the previous chapters' events, such as the fight at Club Team Dai-Gurren and the fact that Peter is a shota.
* Izaya tells Shizuo that he gave Peter money to go to the candy shop, where he can lick some lollipops, which references the 50 Cent song "Candy Shop".
* [[Manga/{{Naruto}} Orochimaru]] makes a brief cameo when Peter was with him before Shizuo and Izaya showed up.
* Roderich, Elizabeta, and Gilbert dine at the [[Anime/EurekaSeven Gekkostate]] Resort Casino.
* During the "music war", Feliks sings "[[Music/LadyGaga Love Game]]", Roderich sings "[[Music/BarenakedLadies Some Fantastic]]", Elizabeta sings "[[Music/{{Kesha}} We R Who We R]]", and Gilbert sings "I'm Awesome" by Spose.
* The metal version of "[[VideoGame/FinalFantasyVII One-Winged Angel]]" plays when Arthur makes his entrance.
* [[Manga/{{Bleach}} Aizen]] has a speaking line.
* Shinpachi sings TheComputerNerd01's spoof of "Boom Boom Pow", which is entitled "Shamwow Now".
* Date Masamune says his [[MemeticMutation famous]] [[VideoGame/SengokuBasara catchphrase]].
* Feliks sings "[[Music/{{Kesha}} Dinosaur]]" to Arthur before Arthur puts a chloroform-soaked rag to Feliks' mouth.

!!Chapter Eleven
* The chapter title ("At the Genetic Pirate Opera Tonight!") is a reference to the song "At the Opera Tonight" from ''Film/RepoTheGeneticOpera''. Alfred even sings part of the song during the chapter.
* Arthur wanted to bring [[MemeticBadass Silvers]] [[Manga/OnePiece Rayleigh]] to the Genetic Pirate Opera.
* Arthur sings the Music/DropkickMurphys song "The State of Massachusetts".